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United StatesU.S. StatisticsCensus DataWashington

Social Statistics

Federal Way, Washington

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school22,709100.0
Nursery school, preschool1,6267.2
Kindergarten1,2565.5
Elementary school (grades 1-8)10,51246.3
High school (grades 9-12)4,81921.2
College or graduate school4,49619.8
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over51,783100.0
Less than 9th grade1,6733.2
9th to 12th grade, no diploma3,8887.5
High school graduate (includes equivalency)13,03425.2
Some college, no degree14,64528.3
Associate degree4,9809.6
Bachelor's degree9,84519.0
Graduate or professional degree3,7187.2
Percent high school graduate or higher89.3(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher26.2(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over63,486100.0
Never married18,12428.5
Now married, except separated34,22153.9
Separated9081.4
Widowed2,7104.3
Female
2,1993.5
Divorced7,52311.8
Female
4,3386.8
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years1,354100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren44032.5
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over59,706100.0
Civilian veterans8,59314.4
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years20,054100.0
With a disability1,6938.4
Population 21 to 64 years49,951100.0
With a disability8,24316.5
Percent employed
64.1(X)
No disability41,70883.5
Percent employed
80.0(X)
Population 65 years and over6,337100.0
With a disability2,45638.8
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over76,700100.0
Same house in 199532,53042.4
Different house in the U.S. in 199539,64351.7
Same county
23,51830.7
Different county
16,12521.0
Same state
6,8318.9
Different state
9,29412.1
Elsewhere in 19954,5275.9
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population83,233100.0
Native68,70882.5
Born in United States
67,46981.1
State of residence
35,56342.7
Different state
31,90638.3
Born outside United States
1,2391.5
Foreign born14,52517.5
Entered 1990 to March 2000
7,2858.8
Naturalized citizen
5,9207.1
Not a citizen
8,60510.3
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)14,525100.0
Europe3,14721.7
Asia7,76953.5
Africa4433.0
Oceania2601.8
Latin America2,38216.4
Northern America5243.6
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over76,700100.0
English only60,29478.6
Language other than English16,40621.4
Speak English less than 'very well
8,71311.4
Spanish
3,7434.9
Speak English less than "very well"
1,8902.5
Other Indo-European languages
3,9965.2
Speak English less than "very well"
2,1962.9
Asian and Pacific Island languages
8,11210.6
Speak English less than "very well"
4,4445.8
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population83,233100.0

Total ancestries reported

90,757109.0
Arab3760.5
Czech14310.5
Danish7951.0
Dutch1,3761.7
English8,60810.3
French (except Basque)12,2342.7
French Canadian16070.7
German13,26915.9
Greek3550.4
Hungarian2270.3
Irish18,1049.7
Italian2,3732.9
Lithuanian710.1
Norwegian4,4045.3
Polish1,6632.0
Portuguese1950.2
Russian1,0261.2
Scotch-Irish1,3571.6
Scottish2,0822.5
Slovak280.0
Subsaharan African1,0331.2
Swedish2,2202.7
Swiss4420.5
Ukrainian1,3281.6
United States or American3,7324.5
Welsh8251.0
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)1780.2
Other ancestries31,41837.7
(X) Not applicable.
1 The data represent a combination of two ancestries shown separately in Summary File 3. Czech includes Czechoslovakian. French includes Alsatian. French Canadian includes Acadian/Cajun. Irish includes Celtic.



Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Census 2000 Summary File 3, Matrices P18, P19, P21, P22, P24, P36, P37, P39, P42, PCT8, PCT16, PCT17, and PCT19

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